Adding New Windows Service Monitors

In addition to the Windows services monitor supported by OpManager out-of-the-box, you can add monitors for other windows services too.

To add a new Windows service monitor, follow the steps given below:

  1. Go to Settings > Monitoring > Windows Services.
  2. Click Add > Select the device from the drop-down.
  3. Type the domain administrator user name and password for the device (not required for the localhost) in the respective fields and click Next.
  4. A list of all the Windows Services available on that machine is displayed. From this select the services that you want be monitored on the device.
  5. Configure the consecutive time for alert.
  6. Based on whether you want to restart the service (automatically restart a service when the service is down) or restart the server (automatically restart the server when a service is down), select the corresponding option.
  7. Click Save

Associating Windows Services to Devices

  1. Go to Settings > Monitoring > Windows Services > Associate option. 
  2. Select the monitor from the Windows Service Monitors drop-down menu.
  3. Select the devices to which you would like to associate this monitor and click on the right arrow to move these devices into the Devices on which the service is monitored column.
  4. To dissociate devices, select the devices in which you would not like to monitor the services and click on the left arrow. This will move these devices to the Devices on which the service is not monitored column.
  5. Click Associate.

Dissociate Devices

  1. Go to Settings > Monitoring > Windows Services > Associate option. 
  2. Select the monitor from the Windows Service Monitors drop-down menu.
  3. Select the devices in which you would not like to monitor the services from the right-pane and click on the left arrow. This will move these devices to the Devices on which the service is not monitored column.
  4. Click Associate.

You can also associate/dissociate service monitors to devices from the Quick Configuration Wizard. Go to Settings > Configuration > Quick Configuration Wizard > Service Monitors and associate/dissociate services to devices as mentioned above.